Find a range of fun activities and cultural events, including live shows, outdoor adventures, art exhibits and more in the Hamptons this week of September 24-28, 2021.
Film + Panel: My Octopus Teacher
Friday September 24, 7 p.m.
My octopus teacher is a 2020 Netflix Original Documentary film directed by Pippa Ehrlich and James Reed, which documents a year that filmmaker Craig Foster spent forming a relationship with a wild common octopus in a South African kelp forest. At the 93rd Academy Awards, he won the award for best documentary. A panel will take place before the film.
25 Jobs Lane, Southampton. 631-283-0967, southamptonartscenter.org/film
The Spin Doctors at WHBPAC
Friday September 24, 8 p.m.
Don’t miss the group best known for their 1990s hits like “Little Miss Can’t Be Wrong” and “Two Princes”. Buy your tickets in advance on the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center website.
76 Main Street, Westhampton. 631-288-1500, whbpac.org
Fast Five at Stephen Talkhouse
Friday September 24, 10 p.m.
Top 40, party rock and dance are all part of the repertoire of this exciting cover band. The songs are adapted to each audience and the tickets are
only $ 15.
161 Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3117, stephentalkhouse.com
Classic car show
Saturday September 25, 10 a.m.
Heat up your engines for this classic and cool event hosted by the Suffolk County Boy Scouts Trailblazer District and the Children’s Museum of the East End. Trophies will be awarded in categories such as Best in Class for classic cars and sports cars. Proceeds will go to support the Suffolk County Scout Pioneer District and CMEE.
368 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. 631-537-8250, cmee.org
Chandon reception for animals
Saturday September 25, 3:30 p.m.
Don’t miss your chance to help raise the $ 100,000 needed to purchase an x-ray machine for baby elephants. Join us in person at The Baker House or walk wherever you are before October 4th. You can also share photos of your walk on Instagram.
181 Main Street, East Hampton. [email protected], vetsinternational.org
Let’s burn the flames
Saturday-Sunday, September 25-26, 10 a.m.
Isaac Boots extends his residence in the Hamptons. Join him as he hosts Torch’d workouts in person on select dates this fall. Sign up online.
352 Montauk Road, Wainscott. isaacboots.com
Yoga level 1 with Christine
Tuesday, September 28, 11:30 a.m.
If you’ve always wanted to learn more about yoga but are afraid to give it a try, this class is for you! Work through poses and edits at your own pace, or stream the class live if you wish.
101 Place Amagansett, Amagansett. 631-267-6114, mandalayoga.com
Nature cruise / bird watching
Saturday, September 25, 9.45 a.m.
Discover wildlife and migratory birds in the hidden corners of Shinnecock Bay. Be sure to register in advance by phone or email as spaces are limited.
377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. 631-537-9735, [email protected], sofo.org
Morning Meditation at Quail Hill Farm
Sunday September 26, 9 a.m.
Enjoy these free 35 minutes of peace and beauty as you practice sitting and standing meditation. Bring your own blanket and cushion.
660 Old Stone Highway, Amagansett. 631-283-3195, peconiclandtrust.org
Barcelona Neck Hike
Sunday September 26, 10 a.m.
Meet at the Sag Harbor Golf Club parking lot on Barcelona Neck Road off Route 114, ready for a moderately brisk 5.5 mile hike with views of Sag Harbor Bay, Northwest Creek, Cedar Park Point and the Mashomack Reserve. The leader is Chip Dineen.
Barcelona Neck Route, Port of Sag. 646-221-8225, sudamptontrails.org
Flower Workshop at Amber Waves Farm
Monday September 27, 4 p.m.
Register online in advance for this unique experience which includes a farm tour, a medium bouquet arrangement and Wölffer wine. Make sure you get your spot early as the workshops are limited to 15 participants!
367 Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-5664, amberwavesfarm.org
Yoga with Michelle Beebee
Monday, September 27, 10:15 a.m.
Improve your health, flexibility and resistance to stress during this special virtual yoga session. Register online in advance to get the Zoom ID and password.
Fitness for the elderly
Tuesday September 28, 11 a.m.
Don’t miss this opportunity to practice online with Renae Puco, in a course specially designed for older movers and shakers. Register by phone or online and a Zoom ID and password will be sent to you.
Ongoing @ Watermill Center
Friday September 24 5:30 p.m.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to engage with international artists in residence through a series of rehearsals, workshops, lectures and studio tours. Types of art include imagery, dance, and photography.
39 Water Mill Towd Road, Watermill. 631-726-4628, [email protected], watermillcenter.org
Barbara Vaughn: Beyond the Sea
To see until September 30
Don’t miss last weekend to see Barbara Vaughn’s fine art photographs at the Quogue Gallery. Seven of the works feature fascinating reflections of water.
44 Quogue Street, Quogue. 203-321-9427, quoguegallery.com
LongHouse Reserve presents: Art Foray II
To see until October 9
Art is better with a little adventure. Don’t miss your chance to follow clues and a map to find original works of art hidden in LongHouse Reserve Park. Photograph your findings and post them on social media for a chance to win the artwork.
133 Hands Creek Road, East Hampton. 631-329-3568, longhouse.org
Life goes on
To see until November 3
Learn about the work of Vietnam veteran John Melillo, which includes a seven-part oil painting series from exclusive photos he took while touring Vietnam, as well as a series of videos. Southampton Cultural Center is open Friday through Sunday, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
25 Pond Lane, Southampton. 631-287-4377, arts-scc.org
Joël Meyerowitz: The consequences
To see until November 7
Don’t miss this special exhibition of photographs by Joel Meyerowitz, the only photographer to have unhindered access to Ground Zero in the aftermath of September 11. The Parrish Art Museum is open Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. open Friday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
279, route de Montauk, water mill. 631-283-2118, parrishart.org
Maren Hassinger at Dia Bridgehampton
On view until May 2022
Maren Hassinger lived in East Hampton in the 1990s and has had an impressive stint over the course of five decades. His unique creations include bush sculptures and fabric panels.
23 Corwith Avenue, Bridgehampton. 212-989-5566, diaart.org
Find other exciting Hamptons, North Fork and family events happening this weekend and beyond (or list your own event) at DansPapers.com/Events.